The Presidential Election isn't the Only One
I don’t understand all the people that are 19+ that are saying that November is going to be the first time they can vote. Like did you not realize you could have voted before now? And don’t get me wrong, the upcoming election is really important but in some places your local elections are more important. I don’t think it’s right for people to be labeling this as the most...
under-starry-skies: I seriously don’t dislike anyone in my real life as much as I dislike Kristin Cavallari from Laguna Beach
You don’t even see how racist that question is.– Toni Morrison in response, when asked by a white female reporter if she never felt compelled to write white characters. (via blackwomensaid)
-makemesmile: if someone ever cheats on me im going to invite them for a romantic candle lit dinner in a deserted area and then im going to tell them stories about how i killed my ex boyfriend in the woods because he cheated on me and then im going to point to the trees and say “actually those woods right over there” and then im going to blow out the candle and laugh
I Hate Turning On The TV And Seeing Little To No...
nuestrahermana: Let alone women of color. I hate that you have to go to throwback re-runs for shows that are slightly more fitting of these normal expectations. It is not irrational to ask for positive representation without tropes & stereotypes of the one sole person of color on the screen. What messages are our youth of color getting when they don’t regularly or positively see...
astrobit: im not saying that i am beyonce, but im not saying that im not beyonce
Ugh, So I love the Sookie Stackhouse books. I started reading them when I was a freshmen in high school but when I went off to college I feel behind. I went to the library the other day and discovered that I’m three books behind. I’m almost done with Dead Reckoning and it’s starting to seem like Sookie and Eric are going to break up and that is not ok. I loved them together....
girl: you know my name not my story
story: i grew up in the suburbs and my parents sent me to a nice school i guess but i dont really like school so it sucks and i dont have a job but my parents dont give me enough money to buy lots of clothing so it's really hard and im not as popular and i really like all these boys and i just don't know what to do with myself anymore im so done i hate everyone
brittanykaydg replied to your post: brittanykaydg replied to your post: This white… I think I kinda get it. Almost like saying ” so this bitch…” That’s how I start like every story haha! Thanks for the info! Yes! That’s it exactly. Glad I could help.
lapalomaazul: babybutta: zuky: This is a police drawing of the non-existent black woman whom Bethany Storro said threw acid in her face (via abagond). Abagond lists other famous examples of the “phantom black assailant” phenomenon: 1923: Fannie Taylor – covered up a violent love affair with a white man by saying that it was a black man who had beat her up. As the story spread, rape and...
brittanykaydg replied to your post: This white girl tried to tell me that me using the… Do you mind if I ask what the slang means? I’ve literally never heard “heffa” used. I’ve only ever heard “heifer” (used almost exclusively by white women to talk shit about other chicks. Sometimes about weight, sometimes as a alternative to “slut”) Umm I’m not really sure how to explain it. The...
batty african kid: Hi, Tumblr! Quick PSA →
catch-the-trade-winds: What Africa is: - a continent consisting of over 50 sovereign nations, all of which have unique social, political and economical dynamics - a continent that hosts thousands of recognized languages and ethnic groups - the most climatically diverse body of land on Earth; there are deserts, savannas, prairies, tundras, grasslands and rainforests, all of which sustain a...
the dopest ethiopienne: how do people not... →
trubr0wn: whitewashing DESTROYS people from the INSIDE OUT seriously it demolishes childrens’ self esteem. it speaks a VERY clear message to young people of color. what’s that message? “YOU’RE UGLY YOU’RE DIRTY YOU’RE NOT GOOD ENOUGH YOU’LL NEVER BE PRETTY YOU’LL NEVER BE HANDSOME YOU’LL NEVER BE ACCEPTED
ihopebarackobama: I hope Barack Obama is fighting evil by moonlight and winning love by daylight.
bemusedlybespectacled: nintendoggystyle: i miss being a fetus Republicans cared about me then.
Google images your tumblr username and post the...
crazymagicalbroad: mirrorbluenights: capitolprostitute: aryawaterss: acorn-fucking-hall: welcometoassgard: lol the picture i posted~ hehehehehehehehehehehehehehehe Hmm, seems right ;] You have GOT to be fucking kidding me -_- Also, funfact. My prom picture is the 12th hit. Technically it was this post I made but this pic of me was third and I like it better so...
By 2014 at the latest, insurers will be banned from “gender rating,” or charging...– Supreme Court Decision on Affordable Care Act is Historic Advance for Women - Statement of Eleanor Smeal, President, Feminist Majority (via feministmajorityfoundation)